him. we got to the center of the basement and turned on light. and when we did, all of these archives, photographs, letters from the president, from harry truman and ronald reagan, jack kennedy, just a sweep of history. and i said, mr. allen, now, are you sure no one has ever written a story about your life and times? >> he took a step closer to me and he said, if you think i'm worthy, you'll be the first. >> wow. and the rest, as they say, is history. before you go, i got to ask, why does john call you, quote, the angry jockey? >> that's one of the nicer things he calls me. >> danny of course wrote the screenplay for "game change" and you had to work with heilman, which is very hard, to climb through all those mounds of cocaine and, you know, acid to get to him. but you worked with him.